The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 66 87 106
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 19 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.97% 1.49% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 1.76% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 1
Median salary £45,000 £51,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +5.15%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Cybersecurity
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
847 910 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 87.68% 84.81% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 745 788 877
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Kent region.

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in Kent

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 4 £37,500 -
Folkestone - 3 £42,500 -
Cybersecurity
South East

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 17 (73.91%) Degree
1 17 (73.91%) SIEM
1 17 (73.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 15 (65.22%) Information Security
3 14 (60.87%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (56.52%) System Testing
4 13 (56.52%) PCI DSS
4 13 (56.52%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 13 (56.52%) Secure Coding
4 13 (56.52%) CEH
4 13 (56.52%) CREST Certified
5 11 (47.83%) SANS
5 11 (47.83%) Finance
5 11 (47.83%) OSCP
6 8 (34.78%) Time Management
7 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) Firewall
8 4 (17.39%) Lucene
8 4 (17.39%) LogRhythm
8 4 (17.39%) Malware Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) ArcSight
8 4 (17.39%) Big Data
8 4 (17.39%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (17.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (8.70%) C
9 2 (8.70%) CISSP
10 1 (4.35%) VLAN

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Broadband
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Consultant
1 14 (60.87%) Security Consultant
2 13 (56.52%) IT Consultant
2 13 (56.52%) IT Security Consultant
3 7 (30.43%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Security Technical Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Security Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Malware Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Product Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Security Product Manager
6 2 (8.70%) SIEM Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Business Security Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) SIEM
1 17 (73.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 15 (65.22%) Information Security
3 14 (60.87%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (56.52%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 13 (56.52%) Secure Coding
4 13 (56.52%) System Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Time Management
6 4 (17.39%) Malware Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Business Development
7 1 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Degree
2 13 (56.52%) CEH
2 13 (56.52%) CREST Certified
3 11 (47.83%) OSCP
3 11 (47.83%) SANS
4 2 (8.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (56.52%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) ArcSight
1 4 (17.39%) LogRhythm
2 1 (4.35%) BT
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
Kent
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